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The Captain, from the Italian Comedy

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The Captain, from the Italian Comedy stands at ease on round base with applied flowers; wears black hat and shoes, blue waistcoat, yellow shawl lined with white, puce breaches. Mark: brown anchor. Peach flourescence. Like 30.282 Paine.

Marks

Mark: brown anchor

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1753

Object Place

England

Dimensions

15.88 cm (6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.756

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain